Trilogy Health Services

Wound Care Nurse

Type
Full-Time
Shift
1st Shift
303 N. Hurstbourne Parkway
Louisville
KY
40222

Responsibilities

We are excited to announce an opening for a Wound Care Nurse.  A Wound Care Nurse  coordinates treatment to provide comprehensive wound assessments and plan of care including goals, implementation of treatment, evaluation and outcomes for patients throughout the organization. Provides residents, family, and staff education regarding wound management, prevention of pressure ulcers, support surfaces, dressing selections and other therapies. Participates in performance plan of the organization.

 

Here are a few of the daily responsibilities of a Wound Care Nurse

  • Ability to perform wound assessment, reassessment and management of all patients and per policy.
  • Knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, and disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and dermal systems.
  • Utilizes principles of current wound management theory when providing care to patients with acute and chronic wounds.
  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of staging system of wounds.
  • Develops skin care programs to prevent skin breakdown of patients.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served. Able to interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patients age specific needs and provide care needed by the patient group.
  • Ability to review plan of care indicated by the patient’s response to treatment and evaluate overall plan for effectiveness.
  • Ability to adequately assess and reassess pain. Utilizes appropriate pain management techniques. Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.
  • Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate.
  • Travel including overnight stay as necessary.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Weekly Pay
  • Professional Growth
  • Stability
  • Generous Benefits
  • Innovative Training Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • And much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse
  • Wound certification: Wound Care Certification (WCC), Certified Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse (CWOCN) or Certified Wound Nurse (CWCN) required
  • Must possess, at minimum, a Nursing Degree or diploma from an accredited college or university. Must have and maintain a current, valid RN license and current, valid CPR certification required.
  • Three (3) to five (5) years experience as a licensed nurse. Healthcare, senior living or long-term care experience preferred.
  • Exemplary computer skills that include knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of products.

Location

Trilogy Health Services
Louisville
Kentucky

Overview

Founded in December 1997, Trilogy Health Services, LLC is a customer service focused provider of senior living and long-term healthcare services including independent and assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing and rehabilitative services.  These services are delivered by staff specially trained to honor and enhance the lives of our residents through compassion and a commitment to exceeding customer expectations.  Our goal is simple: to be the Best Healthcare Company in the Midwest!

 

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Weekly Pay
  • Professional Growth
  • Generous Benefits
  • Innovative Training Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • And much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

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